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Savory Bread Pudding Recipe

Savory Bread Pudding Recipe

Bread pudding seems to evoke strong feelings from people. It definitely has its fans, people who find comfort in the warm, decadent dessert with pour-over sauce. Sadly, I have encountered just as many people who wince at the very thought, thinking of mushy slabs dotted with the great dessert ruiner - raisins. For a very long time I fell into…
Best of: Summer Cocktails

Best of: Summer Cocktails

Enjoy The Best Of Summer With Our Best Summer Cocktails Welcome to "Best of Week" here at we heart this! We’re celebrating our independence and Independence Day - the ultimate summer holiday - by bringing you some of our favorite and most popular summertime posts. Nothing is better at the end of a long summer day - or the beginning…
Best of: Summer Recipes

Best of: Summer Recipes

Cook Up Something Special With A Trio Of Our Best Summer Recipes Welcome to "Best of Week" here at we heart this! We’re celebrating our independence and Independence Day - the ultimate summer holiday - by bringing you some of our favorite and most popular summertime posts. Over the years we've tasted our way through plenty of warm weather dishes,…
Best of: Summer Party Ideas

Best of: Summer Party Ideas

Get Right To Celebrating With Our Summer Party Ideas Welcome to "Best of Week" here at we heart this! We’re celebrating our independence and Independence Day - the ultimate summer holiday - by bringing you some of our favorite and most popular summertime posts. If you’re hosting a 4th of July or summer get-together we've got a trio of our…
3 Things:  The Ice Cream Truck

3 Things: The Ice Cream Truck

It's summer and time to talk ice cream! Since we've covered the basics last summer, this 3 Things let's talk about a childhood ritual of summer; the ice cream truck. Favorite ice cream truck treat: The Bomb Pop! Followed closely by a root beer float. Did the neighborhood you grew up in have an ice cream truck route during the…
Five Minutes with Giada De Laurentiis

Five Minutes with Giada De Laurentiis

As part of my whirlwind trip on behalf of Clariol and Natural Instincts to the opening of Giada De Laurentiis' new restaurant in Las Vegas, I was able to interview the star and talk décor, food and beauty. But first, 3 things you should know... Giada is even more beautiful in person. She held my eye contact the ENTIRE time…
Spinach Pesto Recipe

Spinach Pesto Recipe

Get Your Daily Veggies by Hiding Them in Pesto I am sure that if all of the cookbooks filled with recipes detailing how to hide healthy foods in seemingly innocuous dishes had existed when I was growing up my mom would have been eternally grateful. I may not be a picky little kid anymore (or at least not as bad),…
Skinny Cow Takes Besties On Amazing Glamping Trip!

Skinny Cow Takes Besties On Amazing Glamping Trip!

You really can have it all, here's proof... As loyal readers of we heart this may know, Stef and I have been BFFs since Junior High. We've shared a lot over the years, but lately with full-time jobs, home and family, not to mention running this very site, we haven't been able to take the time to just have fun…
Having a Dinner Party? Tips You Need to Know…

Having a Dinner Party? Tips You Need to Know…

Starring our Mediterranean Themed Dinner Party for National Hummus Day! Ah, the dinner party. Less guests than most parties, yet somehow more work. But that's about to change. Just follow these tips and you'll be entertaining with the ease of a pro in no time! 1. Choose a Theme This is the first step in planning any party; from kids…